If you've been waiting for A Moment Like This to be announced, we've got some good news for you. Kelly Clarkson, the first winner of American Idol, is playing a free show in Colorado Springs next month.
“I’m grateful for the opportunity to perform at the Warrior Games again this year,” Clarkson said via a release. “These athletes are true heroes and their courage, determination and bravery should inspire all of us to never give up in the face of adversity. I wish all of the athletes the best of luck during the Games and beyond.”
The Warrior Games is a multi-sport event for wounded, injured or ill service personnel and veterans organized by the United States Department of Defense. It runs from June 1 through 9 and is free and open to the public and provide an opportunity for everyone to witness true grit and determination, a release from the organization said.
The Warrior Games opening will feature all day track and field competitions, a parade of 300 athletes, a torch relay and lighting of the cauldron, Air Force flyovers and guest musical performances in addition to the live concert from Kelly Clarkson.
Doors for the show open at 5:30 p.m. at Falcon Stadium at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs.
Free tickets are available staring May 8 at 9 a.m. No other ticket information has been released.